Jan 25, 2013 6:00pm PST
quarterback in colin kaepernick who has only been starting for part of the year in his second nfl season. looking back at the last 20 super bowls, the average experience of the winning quarterback is 6.75 seasons, a far cry from cakaepernick's two. ravens quarterback joe flacco is a little closer with five seasons under his belt. in fact, in that two decade span, only three quarterbacks have won a super bowl with two years of experience. you might have heard of them, tom brady, ben roethlisberger, and kurt warner. the niners are also known for a stellar defense. they ranked third in the nfl in to total defs this year. how many teams have won a super bowl in the last 20 years supporting a top three defense? the answer is only five of the 20 teams with the average defensive rank for a super bowl champ coming in at 9.2. regular season record would indicate that the 49ers are a better football team than the ravens about but in the last two decades, the team with the better record has won the big game only eight times. the team with the lesser record has won eight times as well. and four game
Feb 1, 2013 6:00pm PST
bowl xlvii. coming up later in sports, we'll talk to colin kaepernick's tattoo artist. we learned more about that ink on caolin kaepernick. reporting lives, i'm ahmed fareed. >> thank you, ahmed. concede it, it is getting late, but you can still find your way to new orleans for the super bowl. all you need is time, patience, and lots of money. nbc bay area's scott budman found out just how much you need. he joins us live at san jose international. scott, are there still flights to the big easy? >> reporter: yeah, there are, jessica. good news, there are still flights from the bay area to new orleans, and there are still tickets to be had to get you inside the superdome, but it's going to take a lot of money, and the trip is going to take a lot of time. >> who has it better than us? nobody. >> reporter: the flight will take about as long as the super bowl itself, and these niner fans made sure they'll be there no matter what it takes. >> it's complicated. we're flying into jackson, mississippi. we're driving three hours to -- >> new orleans. >> we're not staying in new orleans. bil
Jan 28, 2013 6:00pm PST
wins. a fanatics.com website reports colin kaepernick's jersey has been the best-selling thankful envelope jersey nationwide, not just here in northern california but nationwide in the past two weeks. those super bowl ads already appearing on your computer, or anything else you're on. why companies aren't waiting until sunday to show their high-priced commercials n. about ten minutes our business and tech reporter scott budman breaks down the logic behind revealing those ads early online. we are your best source for 49ers coverage. we have more journalists on the ground in new orleans than any other local station. you can catch our coverage on air in every one of our newscasts throughout the day and, of course, on our website, nbcbayarea.com. >>> from the current niners to a new legal problem for a former 49er, harris, facing nine years in pridz on for allegedly beating up his ex-boyfriend. th 30-year-old harris pled not guilty to felony domestic violence and assault charges. harris got into a fight with his ex-boyfriend in august. harris' attorney confirming this with us this aft
Jan 30, 2013 6:00pm PST
for life. >>> would you believe free hamburgers for life? just in case you didn't know colin kaepernick is a huge fan of hamburgers. now one restaurant chain is hoping to capitalize on that. they are offering kaepernick free food for life if the team wins on super bowl sunday, putting an ad in tomorrow's "chronicle" outlining their g d golden offer. if you emerge as the winning quarterback sunday we'll give you free red robin for life. we're game. are you? located next to the 49ers headquarters. >> i'd jump on that one. tonight at 11:00 a runaway dog tracked down two years later here in the bay area. it's too late to reunite him with his owner. find out who will care for the pup now. >>> have a great evening. >> now on "extra" -- lindsay's amazing race to court. why she hightailed it to l.a. after trying to call in sick. >> glad to see you are feeling better. >> we hear she got rejected from hotel after hotel. >> how she dodged the fashion police and why nancy grace is unleashing today. >> she could burn down the courthouse and they would put her in alcohol rehab. >> "extra"